Investors look for businesses with good governance

Author: Oliver Woolley, James Kirk (

Categories: Business Funding, Business Strategy, Selling your business
Tags: boards, CEO, exit, Investment, managment
Good governance in a company will appeal to investors, who want to know their investment will be secure, as Oliver Woolley discusses in this TV show.

Investors and good governance

One of the main criteria for finding a successful investment is normally down to the quality of their management team, and you’ll get a lot of investors that will say the three most important things are management, management and management.  And certainly we’ve had some very successful businesses, which are still yet to exit, but it’s usually because they’ve got a very, very good strong dynamic experienced CEO, as well as a complete Board and a Board that’s adding value and can help steer the business through to exit.

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